| To avoid the spread of fires this summer | Yesterday afternoon, Civil Protection volunteers carried out a coordinated intensive cleaning action on the MU-502 highway, known as La Santa, to prevent the spread of fires this summer by collecting and eliminating waste that could cause fires due to the effect.
from high temperatures.A total of fifteen volunteers, coordinated by the head of the Association and the municipal technician, José María Sánchez and Andrés Martín, were collecting glasses, plastics, soda cans, containers, gloves and protective masks on both sides of this road and areas adjacent to it.The volunteers made the journey from El Jumero, in the vicinity of the Santa Eulalia Sanctuary, to the vicinity of the intersection of this road with the transfer; supported with three vehicles of the Civil Protection Association.During the garbage collection work, which lasted almost four hours, a complete garbage trailer was completed.The works will be restarted, possibly, in the next few days due to the accumulation of waste that this road presents due to the civic attitude of citizens, by reviewing the area carried out and its arrival to the urban area.Those responsible for Civil Protection explained that the current state of dirt on the road "gives to fill another garbage trailer from where the work ended to the outskirts of the urban area."Likewise, they advocated for the citizen collaboration of the people and drivers who transit this road in order not to throw waste either on this road or in any area of ??the Sierra Espuña regional park due to the risk of fire that it can cause and the deterioration it causes.
on the environment and in this privileged natural environment.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana